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My Father's Rifle, a Childhood in Kurdistan
 by Saleem, Hiner
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful memoir of growing up in northern Iraq, the son of a Peshmerga fighter. Pages 102. Fine black cloth spine with gilt title on unfaded spi... Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Two endpaper maps. Sanger was a career diplomat in the 1940s and 50s in this region. It is a sound and readable review of Jordan and its neighbors... Details
Where the Jordan Flows
 by Sanger, Richard H.
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
very good/no dj. bibliography. Illustrated by 16 pp photos, 2 endpaper maps. 1st edition. Details
The Process - 1,100 Days That Changed the Middle East
 by Savir, Uri
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
An important book detailing the secret negotiations in Oslo between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Alas, these achievements toward a peace proce... Details
Islamic Civilization
 by Savory, R.M. (editor)
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine quality paperback, with a photo of a mosque tower overlooking a dusty town on the front cover. Reading list. An excellent introduction. Illu... Details
Russell Pasha, (police officer in Egypt 1902 to 1946)
 by Seth, Ronald
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Thomas Russell arrived in Egypt in 1902, and became an important police officer and administrator until 1946. He fought drag trafficking, and corrupt... Details
The Zealous Intruders; The Western Rediscovery of Palestine
 by Shepherd, Naomi
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
At the end of the 18th Century, in the wake of Napoleon's disastrous invasion, Palestine as the Holy Land was seen by the West as in need of Western h... Details
The Zealous Intruders; The Western Rediscovery of Palestine
 by Shepherd, Naomi
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
At the end of the 18th Century, in the wake of Napoleon's disastrous invasion, Palestine as the Holy Land was seen by the West as in need of Western h... Details
Popular Culture in Medieval Cairo
 by Shoshan, Boaz
Price: US $38.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Drawn from Arabic sources, the book covers annual festivities, religious celebrations, literature, and the growing influence of Sufism, all in the med... Details
Descent to Suez , Diaries 1951-56
 by Shuckburgh, Evelyn
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
fine / dj fine. Private Secretary to Eden, and British Foreign Office head of Mid East Affairs leading to war, truly an insider account. This is espec... Details
Dark Hope, Working for Peace in Israel and Palestine
 by Shulman, David
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Must reading if you have any hope at all for a Middle East Peace. This copy is "as new". Details
Jordan: a State of Tension
 by Shwadran, Benjamin
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Very good/no dj. Arab history to 1958 by a Middle East academic. Illustrated by 46 pp photos,12 maps & tables. Very clean and tight inside, no prior... Details
Customs and Habits of the Turks
 by Smith, Albert
Price: US $390.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
A Victorian original brown cloth binding with gilt emblem on the front and elaborate gilt title on the spine. Hinges tight, occasional light spots of... Details
Seen in the Hadhramaut
 by Stark, Freya
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
The original beige cloth on this copy is somewhat browned, but not worn, with title in green letters on the spine and front. SSlight edgewear. Int... Details
Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and the Holy Land
 by Stephens, John Lloyd
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edited and with an introduction by Victor W von Hagen. A very nice copy with no prior owner marks. Details
Terror in the Name of God
 by Stern, Jessica
Price: US $9.90
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Fine black cloth with bright gilt title on unfaded spine, no edgewear. Inside, as new. Dustjacket also fine, NOT price clipped. The author is a le... Details
Israel on the Road to Sinai 1949-1956
 by Stock, Ernest
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Eventually they felt they just had to go to war. The French, British and Israelis attack Egypt - and who would have thought that they would not gain ... Details
My Camel Ride from Suez to Mount Sinai
 by Sutton, Arthur W.
Price: US $190.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A most unusual travel diary, a camel ride by a well-to-do British private person with some interest in the Old Testament route of the Exodus. The ma... Details
The Itinerary of Ludovico Di Varthema of Bologna
 by Temple, Sir Richard
Price: US $85.00
Binding: Half-Leather
Book Condition: Good
Vellum spine on green cloth boads, an unnumbered copy of 975 limited edition. This copy has never been read, as top edges of signatures are uncut. N... Details
Gerard de Nerval , pen name of Gerad Labrunie
 by The Women of Cairo, Scenes of Life in the Orient, 2 volumes
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very nice original red cloth, with very slight edge wear and fresh black title on both unfaded spines. Mild foxing here and there throughout both vo... Details
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